Bruce Montgomery

2012 Veterans Day Memorial in Desert Hot Springs

2012 Veterans Day Memorial in Desert Hot Springs

Story and Photos By Bruce Montgomery Desert Hot Springs, CA.– Our veterans were honored at a special memorial celebration in Desert Hot Springs on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at Veterans’ Park. The prelude was provided by the Desert Hot Springs High School “Symphonic Winds” under the direction of Dr. Brian McDaniel. The program itself began […]

Multi-Chamber Mixer at Sunnylands Garden

Multi-Chamber Mixer at Sunnylands Garden

Story and Photos by Bruce Montgomery The Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce joined other chambers from the Coachella Valley for a joint mixer on Wednesday night, October 17, 2012. It was held at the beautiful Sunnylands gardens. Music was provided by the Desert Hot Springs jazz band under the direction of band director Brian McDaniels. Delicious […]

Desert Hot Springs celebrated National Night Out!

Desert Hot Springs celebrated National Night Out!

Story and Photos by Bruce Montgomery Desert Hot Springs celebrated National Night Out on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at the Tedesco Park. Despite there being a conflict in schedule with such things as it being ‘Back to School Night’ at the High School and soccer practice, and despite the Sheriff’s Department and Highway Patrol not […]

The 2012 DHS Chamber Awards and Installation Luncheon

The 2012 DHS Chamber Awards and Installation Luncheon

The Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce met at Mission Lakes Country Club on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 for the installation of fresh officers and distributing awards, and enjoyed a delicious lunch prepared by Chef Becky. The brand-new officers were sworn in by mayor pro-tem Jan Pye. Special recognition was given to outgoing Chamber President […]

DHS September 4th City Council meeting

DHS September 4th City Council meeting

The regular meeting of the Desert Hot Springs City Council was held at the Carl May Center on Tuesday evening, September 4, 2012. Highlights were presentations to and installation of police officers, the appointment of Max Lieberman to the Community and Cultural Affairs Commission, and the naming of the “Aquatic Center” for John Furbee. Police […]

RiteAid is doing it right! DHS Chamber Ribbon Cutting

RiteAid is doing it right! DHS Chamber Ribbon Cutting

The Desert Hot Springs RiteAid at Palm Drive and Hacienda hosted a grand reopening as a Wellness Center and joined the Chamber of Commerce with a Ribbon-Cutting ceremony on Friday morning, August 31, 2012. Prior to the ribbon cutting various officials from Desert Hot Springs gave speeches, as did RiteAid Regional Manager Charles Strauss. Strauss […]

DHSPD Change in Command Ceremony

DHSPD Change in Command Ceremony

A packed house at the auditorium in Desert Hot Springs High School witnessed the change in command ceremony between beloved Chief Patrick Williams, who is moving to Petaluma to become Chief there, and Chief Kate Singer, promoted from rank of commander. Speeches and awards were given Chief Williams by the DHS PD Officers Association, Mission […]